New Twists and Many Turns

Schley, Stewart
November 2004
Multichannel News;11/22/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 47, p22
Features the Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers (SCTE) based in Pennsylvania. Aspect that unified the society; Importance of the society's role to the cable industry; Efforts of William Riker, SCTE executive vice president, in expanding the society's role and membership; Introduction of the SCTE professional certification for broadband communications technicians and engineers; Factors that contributed to the success of SCTE.


Related Articles

  • Standards for a New World Order. Schley, Stewart // Multichannel News;11/22/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 47, p25 

    Focuses on the progress of the standards activities of the Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers in the U.S. Importance of standards to the cable industry; Effect of the transformation of the cable industry into a digital-media domain on setting standards; Number of SCTE standards...

  • SCTE Announcements.  // CT's Pipeline;11/15/2005, p4 

    The article presents a calendar of events related to the activities of the Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers (SCTE) in the U.S. from November to December 2005. The closing of the nominations for the 2006 Emerging Technologies Award and for the Young Engineer of the Year Award is...

  • 'POINTED' OPTIMISM.  // CED;Jun2003, Vol. 29 Issue 6, p22 

    Focuses issues discussed at the 2003 Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers (SCTE) Cable-Tec Expo in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Cable industry's future plans to reclaim spectrum via the transition from analog to digital; Switched broadcast, a bandwidth-saving technology; Industry's...

  • Mood Upbeat at SCTE Expo. Brown, Karen // Multichannel News;6/10/2002, Vol. 23 Issue 23, p2 

    Highlights the Society of Cable and Telecommunications Engineers Cable-tec Expo in the U.S. Addition of rate shaping for high-definition television signal; Realignment of Internet-protocol products; Inauguration of the DOCSIS 2.0 certification.

  • DOCSIS 1.1 Off to a Running Start. Menezes, Bill // Multichannel News;10/8/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 41, p42 

    Reports the efforts of cable companies to offer modems certified under the Data Over Cable Service Interface Specification 1.1 standard in the United States. Interest of cable operators in purchasing voice modems; List of companies granted with the technical standard; Notion on the technical...

  • Cable TV Pioneers inducts Class of '09.  // CED;Apr2009, Vol. 35 Issue 4, p8 

    The article lists the Cable TV Pioneers' Class of 2009 which includes William Beaty Jr. from Comporium Communications, Michael W. Drake from Milestone Communications, and Tom Feige from Time Warner Cable.

  • EURO CABLERS, SATCHOS FORGE TIES FOR NEW ORG. Jambs, Alison // Daily Variety;10/10/2001, Vol. 273 Issue 28, p4 

    Reports on the organization of an association of cable and satellite channels in Europe. Conflict with local cable operators on issues on distribution charge; Accessibility of cable networks.

  • The Problem with Cable Programming. Polka, Matthew M. // Multichannel News;8/6/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 32, p53 

    Discusses the problems faced by the cable television industry in the United States. Rate of increases for cable programming; Effect of mergers on consumer cable prices; Initiatives taken by the American Cable Association to address the harm caused by retransmission-consent-tying agreements.

  • Wait 'til next year, WCA says. Schlosser, Joe // Broadcasting & Cable;06/30/97, Vol. 127 Issue 27, p70 

    Reports on the Wireless Cable Association's (WCA) pledge to revive the cable television industry. Downfall of the industry as cable stock prices decline and investors shift to other fields; Mixed comments from industry executives; Reliance on technology to boost subscription.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics